The Chronicles of Oklahoma Vol. 57-3 1979
Oklahoma Historical Society
This issue includes: Will Rogers: An Introduction by Arrell Morgan Gibson, Will Rogers' Roots by Howard L Meredith, Will Rogers: A Centennial Review of His Career by James Smallwood, Will Rogers as Social Critic by Joseph Stout, Will Rogers and His Magic Mirror by William R. Brown, Will Rogers, Ambassador sans Portfolio: Letters from a Self-Made Diplomat to His President by Peter C. Rollins, Vision of the Future: Will Rogers' Support of Commercial Aviation by Fred Roach, Jr. , Will Rogers and the Language of the Soutwest: A Centennial Perspective by Bruce Southard, Top Hand: Will Rogers and the Cowboy Image in America by William W. Savage, Jr., The Literary Will Rogers by Blue Clark, Necrology, Notes and Documents, Book Reviews, Oklahoma Books, For the Record.
The Chronicles of Oklahoma, first issued in 1921 as the official journal of the OHS, is mailed to members and subscribers four times a year. Each issue contains at least five scholarly articles; subjects range from Indians and earliest settlement to railroads and the twentieth century. Each issue is well illustrated with historic photographs offering a visual picture of the past. Also included are book reviews, notes, documents, and minutes of the quarterly meetings of the OHS Board of Directors. Volumes 1-20 may be viewed online at the Oklahoma State University Electronic Publishing Center.